Incident Summary:

4/3/2008: On Thursday, during the morning, an incendiary glass attack was signaled at a local gas station near a hotel where NATO officials were staying in Bucharest, Bucharest, Romania. One person was injured in the attack. No group claimed responsibility for the attack.

GTD ID:
200804030012

When:
2008-04-03

Country:
Romania

Region:
Eastern Europe

Province/administrative
region/u.s. state:

Bucharest

City:
Bucharest

Location Details:
A gas station in Bucharest, Bucharest, Romania.

Attack Information
Type of Attack (more) Armed Assault
Successful Attack? (more) Yes
Target Information (more)
Target Type: Business
Name of Entity
Specific Description A gas station in Bucharest
Nationality of Target Romania
Additional Information
Hostages No
Property Damage Unknown
Extent of Property Damage Unknown
Value of Property Damage Unknown
Weapon Information
Type Sub-type
Incendiary Arson/Fire
Weapon Details
An incendiary glass attack wad done at the gas station.
Additional Information
Suicide Attack?No
Part of Multiple Incident?No
Criterion 1 (more) Yes
Criterion 2 (more) Yes
Criterion 3 (more) Yes
Doubt Terrorism Proper (more) No
Perpetrator Group Information
Group Name Claimed Responsibility
Unknown No
Perpetrator Statistics
Number of Perpetrators Unknown
Number of Captured Perpetrators 0
Casualty Information
Total Number of Casualties 0 Fatalities / 1 Injured
Total Number of Fatalities 0
Number of U.S. Fatalities 0
Number of Perpetrator Fatalities 0
Total Number of Injured 1
Number of U.S. Injured 0
Number of Perpetrators Injured 0
Sources
"Hot News, "Bomb Alert at Bucharest Hypermarket Cora," Hot News, http://english.hotnews.ro/stiri-top_news-2724572-bomb-alert-bucharest-hypermarket-cora.htm."
"Hot News, "Incendiary Glass Attack in a Gas Station Near the VIP Lane," Hot News, http://english.hotnews.ro/stiri-bucharest-2720677-incendiary-glass-attack-gas-station-near-the-vip-lane.htm."